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Hayling Island Horticultural Society Newsletter.
Results HFHS Quiz Final..
Peter Collett Retirement..
Positive Pathways Clear College Polytunnel..
Chief Steward Vacancy Arrisen..
Trophy Co-Ordinator Volunteer required..
Holiday Organiser - Can you arrange?.
Trading Manager - Post Open.

HFHS 2019 Garden Competition.
HIHS Newsletter Editor.
Website News Editor.
Hayling Lions Appeal.
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Spring 2019 Newsletter


Link to: Spring 2019 Newsletter in pdf form.

HFHS Quiz Final


The final of Hampshire Federation of Horticultural Societies
annual quiz was held at Sparsholt College on 23rd February.

Four teams had made it through from the preliminary round
held back in September of 2018.

The winners were Four Marks Horticultural Society,
second was Liphook and District Horticultural Society,
joint third were Emsworth Horticultural Society
and Ropley Horticultural Society.

Peter Collett Retirement


Longstanding HIHS member Peter Collett is retiring
from President of the Hampshire Federation.

He has well served both the HIHS, HFHS and RHS,
in many capacities, over many years.

We offer our thanks for his dedication
and wish him a happy forthcoming 88th birthday.

Link to: Peter in his own words in pdf form.

Positive Pathways Help


On Monday 15th October a team of volunteers
from Positive Pathways travelled to Hayling College
to work with our Growing Together initiative
in the Polytunnel at Hayling College.

This years growth was cleared
and the ground prepaired ready for spring planting.

A fantastic achievement on the one visit
and worthy of the highest praise.

Link to: full report and photos in pdf form.

Chief Steward Vacancy

A vacancy has arisen for a Chief Steward
to cover the Horticultural Society’s three shows
staged in March, June and September
and to manage the show preparation
and to assist the Show Manager.

They will be well supported
by the outgoing Chief Steward
and the Show Sub-Show Committee.

Link to: Chief Steward Job Description in pdf form.

For further information or an informal chat please contact
Tim Speller on 023 9246 6292 or John Lark on 023 9246 3538.

Trophy Co-Ordinator - Volunteer Needed

A vacancy has arisen to act as
Trophy Co-Ordinator for the Society.

Your task to keep track of the items
and to assist at the presentations.

For further information or an informal chat please contact
Show Manager Tim Speller on 023 9246 6292.

Holiday Organiser - Can you arrange?

Our Chairman Bill, who has so energetically
for many years arranged the HIHS annual holiday,
has been advised to take life a little more easy.

Would you be willing to help in this task?

For further information or an informal chat
please contact Bill Biggs on 023 9246 8789.

Trading Manager - Post Open.

The position of Trading Manager is open.
The duties have been lightened by the
Members of the Trading Centre Committee
each taking on individual responsibilities.

Would you be willing to fill this post?

Link to: full Job Description in pdf form.

For further information or an informal chat
please contact Martin Clark by emailing on:

Peter Maunder Garden Competition

The Hampshire Federation of Horticultural Societies
organise an annual garden competition, open to HIHS members.

Entries are judged on the use of ground,
suitability of planting, maintenance and effect.

Download the Entry form which must be submitted by 31st May.
Download a copy of the Rules.

The judging takes place in late July.
The Veolia Trophy will be awarded at the HFHS AGM.
Prize monies are: 1st Prize £30, 2nd Prize £20, 3rd Prize £10.

HIHS Newsletter Editor

My thanks to the contributors
this quarter’s Newsletter.

Please direct your newsletter
contributions to Lance Quantrill,
who can be contacted using ,
the website feedback form..

Website News Editor

Members are welcome to submit elements of news
for inclusion on this website page where the time period
awaiting publication of the quarterly newsleter is of issue.

Please direct all such contributions
to Website Manager Norman Newton,
who can be contacted using,
the website feedback form..


Hayling Lions Appeal

98 Elm Grove

Hayling Lions have made an appeal for volunteers
to help out for just 3 hours each week
in the island charity shop at 98 Elm Grove.

Call in to the shop or telephone 02392 464611.

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Volunteer required.

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Can you arrange?

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